Sasikala-led AIADMK faction protests against income tax raids
ANI | Updated: Nov 09, 2017 11:19 IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Nov.9 (ANI): The Sasikala faction of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Thursday said that people are well aware of the fact behind raids being conducted on the various premises of the party by the income tax department.
"Public are watching it. This shows that deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran and general secretary V. K. Sasikala are becoming strong with the people, with the public and with the cadres," Prassana Algarsamy, spokesperson of V K Sasikala faction of the AIADMK told ANI.
The income tax department raided the premises of Jaya TV and Dr. Namadhu MGR, a Tamil newspaper, here this morning.
This was conducted after reports of alleged tax evasion by the channel and newspaper surfaced.
However, the channel is now controlled by former party general secretary VK Sasikala's family members. Further details are awaited. (ANI)